PEOPLE When Harry Met Sally
It was the beginning of a rom-com revolution, a tiny story released in 1989 about an antagonistic friendship-turned-love story for the ages. Chances are, in the 30 years since its release, you’ve heard or said one of the iconic lines from the film, maybe even the classic: “I’ll have what she’s having.” Now, to celebrate this 30th anniversary, the editors at People present the special edition ‘When Harry Met Sally…’ After a recap in pictures, read an exclusive interview with Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, and director Rob Reiner, their first together since the film was released. Then, enjoy the observation and wit that made Nora Ephron the queen of the romantic comedy.
Revisit the iconic locations in New York, and even recreate the secret stars of the film, the food!, with recipes it made famous. And certainly, turn your ear again toward the American Songbook soundtrack that made 20-year-old Harry Connick Jr. a star. Let People’s ‘When Harry Met Sally…’ guide you through the film’s legacy and take a look at the many ways the story has been transformed and restaged since its release. Finally, debate and decide for yourself the top 10 romantic comedies of all time.